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Gravitational Waves and Cosmology
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Forge ahead and discover the origins of the universe. Join us in pioneering gravitational-wave astrophysics in observational astronomy.

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Who We Are

We are a collaboration of faculty, students, and postdocs across several Departments and institutions working together to pursue cutting edge research in gravitational wave astrophysics and cosmology.

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Our Science

We use electromagnetic and gravitational wave observatories in order to understand the most fundamental processes responsible for galaxy formation and evolution and the physical laws of our universe.

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A critical goal of our Center is to bring our work to the general public and to K-12 students.

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